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BAROQUE FAVORITES

BAROQUE FAVORITES

Catalog Number: ABC4764056
Label: ABC Classics
Format: CD

Available: 1
Price: $17.99

Baroque Favorites

Australian Brandenburg Orchestra
Paul Dyer, artistic director

To celebrate the Australian Brandenburg Orchestra's 21st birthday, the ABO invited people who love their music to choose their favourite pieces from the Orchestra's extensive discography. The result of the vote is this gorgeous 2CD album, sure to please old and new friends alike with its extraordinary range of music, all performed with the rich colours and clear articulation of period instruments.

Track ListingTimeMP3
CD One
1J.S. Bach: 'Brandenburg' Concerto No. 3 in G major, BWV1048: III. Allegro4:32
2Handel: Arrival of the Queen of Sheba from Solomon, HWV673:04
3Mozart: Concerto in A major for basset clarinet, KV622: II. Allegro6:23
4Albinoni: Concerto in D minor for oboe, strings and continuo, Op. 9 No. 2: II. Adagio4:23
5Handel: Lascia ch'io pianga (Let me weep) from Rinaldo, HWV74:20
6Mozart: Der Holle Rche (The vengeance of hell) from Die Zauberflote (The Magic Flute), KV6202:55
7Vivaldi: Nisi Dominus, RV608: IV. Cum dederit dilectis suis somnum (For he giveth his beloved sleep): Largo5:07
8Gruber: Still Nacht (Silent Night)3:43
9Gluck: Dance of the Blessed Spirits from Orphee et Eurydice6:40
10Vivaldi: The Four Seasons: La primavera (Spring) - Concerto in E major, Op. 8 No. 1, RV269: I. Allegro3:24
11Handel: Flute' Suite in G major, HWV350, from the Water Music: I. [Menuet]2:38
CD Two
1Falconieri: Folia (a 3) echa para mi senora (Folia written for my lady)3:58
2Vivaldi: Salve Regina, RV616: I. Salve Regina (Hail to thee, Queen): Andante3:39
3Purcell: Fairest Isle from King Arthur4:19
4Anonymous: Tarantella 'La Carpinese' (Improvisation)6:03
5Vivaldi:Concerto in C major for flautino and strings, RV444: III. Alegro molto2:48
6Anonymous: Passacaglia andaluz (Improvisation)4:41
7Traditional German arr. Praetorius: Es ist ein Ros' entsprungen (A Rose Has Sprung Up)2:58
8Vivaldi: The Four Seasons: L'inverno (Winter) - Concerto in F minor, Op. 8 No. 4, RV297: II. Largo1:25
9Handel: Waft Her, Angels, through the Skies from Jephtha4:20
10Vivaldi: Concerto in G major for violin and cello Arranged by Jamie Hey from Concerto for two violins, RV516: Andante2:11
11Mozart:Requiem, KV622 (excerpts) Hostias2:59
12Sanctus1:15